Quiz: No American Will Pass This Medieval History Quiz. Can You?

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 Apr 24, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!


The period of European history between ancient and modern times is called what?
The Middle Ages
The Industrial Age
The Jazz Age

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!


What signaled the start of the era?
The fall of China
The Revolutionary War
The fall of the Roman Empire

Question: 3/18True or false?


The Hundred Years War was not actually exactly 100 years.
True
False

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!


What was the purpose of gargoyles?
They were part of a drainage system
To scare invaders
Just for decoration

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!


What was another name for stew?
Pottage
Tinky
Gruel Mix

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!


What disease took out half the population?
Consumption
The Red Death
The Black Death/ Plague

Question: 7/18True or false!


London Bridge did indeed fall down.
False
True

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!


At the center of a medieval castle, surrounded by walls and moats was a tall tower called what?
The Keep
Turret
Draw-bridge

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!


What does Charlemagne's name mean?
Charles the Lesser
King Charles
Charles the Great

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!


From where did the Vikings come?
Hungary
Germany
Scandinavia

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!


Which country was ruled by the Shoguns from 1192?
England
Italy
Japan

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!


Which city did the Medicis rule?
London, England
Florence, Italy
Berlin, Germany

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!


What was a favorite target of the Vikings when they raided Europe?
Monestaries
Horse troughs
Forests

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!


What was the piece of land that a lord gave to a vassal called?
Acreage
Homestead
Fief

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!


The social system or government system of exchanging land for service was called what?
Communism
Socialism
Feudalism

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!


What was the major event of Medieval times?
The Crusades
The discovery of the New World
The discovery of the wheel

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!


What animal helped spread the plague?
Cats
Rats
Dogs

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!


How many wives did King Henry VIII have?
Six
Just one
Twelve
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